Wärtsilä included in the Euronext Vigeo index: Eurozone 120

Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 9 December 2016 at 09:30 UTC+2

Wärtsilä has been included in the Euronext Vigeo index: Eurozone 120, as of December 2016. This index distinguishes 120 top companies in the Eurozone region achieving the most advanced Environmental, Social and Governance performances. Companies included in this index have achieved the highest scores, as determined by the review of up to 330 indicators.

"We are very pleased to be included in this index. Sustainable development requires a systematic approach and often a long-term effort. An external recognition like this always reminds us of the importance of responsible business conduct,” says Marko Vainikka, Director, Corporate Relations and Sustainability.

“As a global leader in complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets, Wärtsilä plays a key role in providing environmentally sound solutions and services that enable its customers to develop their businesses in a sustainable way,” Vainikka continues.

Read more about the index on Euronext and Vigeo Eiris websites.

For further information, please contact:

Marko Vainikka
Director, Corporate Relations and Sustainability
Wärtsilä Corporation
Tel: +358 40 830 7782

Wärtsilä in brief
Wärtsilä is a global leader in advanced technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.
In 2015, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5 billion with approximately 18,800 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.